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%. our major trading partners, britain and europe and canada -- they are only 16%. so there is a very good reason why just about every industrial country has a really low capital gains tax rate. that's because policymakers just about everywhere know that low capital gains tax rates are crucial for a growth of economy and entrepreneurship and high-technology industries. gerri: so what if we compare favorably with a lot of developed countries out there -- what would be the practical effect? >> it will slow the flow of venture capital and investment for high-technology companies. if you think about every mjor high-tech company like apple or microsoft or ebay or amazon, they were all nurtured by high income people putting money in early on to these startup companies. we dramatically cut the capital gains tax rate from 40% to 20% before, so what we are going to do is kill america's entrepreneurial economy. gerri: let's get into the details of this. why you would want to keep these capital gains taxes low. you say it is an issue of double taxation. >> that's right. corporate profits are tax
for bringing to us. i'm sorry, i'm reeling from that last fact. >> go to europe for that. gerri: exactly that is ridiculous. thanks so much for cing on. great to see you. >> good to see you. gerri: still to come, my two cents more. you may have heard it. "consumer reports" is making a list and checking it twice just like somebody else we know. find out who they think is naughty and who is nice. ♪ . gerri: how naughty is your favorite company? "consumer reports" says wh gerri: bank ever mechanic is throwing in the towel and giving up fight on fees. according to "the wall street journal" it is postponing fees for checking accounts. new fees will be delayed until late next year. the fees would have hit 10 million or so customersy end of the this year. bank of america was testing new fees in a pilot program in georgia, massachusetts and arizona. they're charging between six and 25 per month on type of account and service. shelving plans for the fees the nation's second largest bank is involving reliving uproar over fees and in experience last year, a fight i was happy to lead. i'm going to
that last fact. >> go to europe for that. gerri: exactly that is ridiculous. thanks so much for coming on. great to see you. >> good to see you. gerri: still to come, my two cents more. you may have heard it. "consumer reports" is making a list and checking it twice just like somebody else we know. find out who they think is naughty and who is nice. ♪ . [ male announcer ] where do you turn for legal matters? maybe you want to incorporate a business. orrotect your family with a will or living trust. and you'd like the help of an attorney. at legalzoom a legal plan attorney is available in most states with every personalized document to answer questions. get started at legalzoom.com today. and now you're protected. gerri: how naughty is your favorite company? "consumer reports" says which ones are cold this christmas on the annual naughty and nice list gerri: bank ever mechanic is throwing in the towel and giving up fight on fees. according to "the wall street journal" it is postponing fees for checking accounts. new fees will be delayed until late next year. the fees would have hit 10 mi
are growing in number. take a look at this. in the u.s. there are 100 groups. u.k., 200. europe, 500. what is going on? >> this is part of a growing global backlash against the wind industry. this is very successful rtraying itself as green. we produce green energy, green lech i very, reduce co2 emissions. when you look at countries around the world, australia, new zealand, huge backlash in ontio, we're seeing backlash against the large wind projects going in all over the place. gerri: talk about new york. you have an interesting example there. >> just last month lawyers here in new york filed lawsuits, 60 residents in herkimer county just north of albany, they filed a lawsuit saying these project, wind turbines, built within 1000 feet or so of residences are emitting all the noise, keeping them up at night, diminishing property values and they filed suit. i think it is indicative of the backlash. gerr this is interesting. you say this is the first time it will be heard in court of law, the issue about the sound. >> in the u.s., yes. gerri: seems to me that is pollution. >> sure it is. tha
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